|Swaying Attempt - Natural, EGS (TBM, SU, GDC, MSU), High Tech (IUI, IUI/MS), details?
||- MSU - good sort with clear sections between the sperm and the EW. I used two test tubes - One with 2 ml sperm and 2ml EW, another 1.5 ml sperm, 0.5 SW and 1.5 EW. I took 20% of both samples and checked samples under the microscope and inserted the rest in an IC. I made sure that I didn't go into the sperm section - I left good margins.Checked all samples under the microscope after IC was inserted. All looked great.|
||- 8.5-9 after BSF 9 used an IC to collect sample to test with digital ph tester.|
|Baking soda douche
|Baking soda on finger on attempt or week before
||- four times daily the week of O (morning, lunch, dinner and bed time) and one hour before attempt. I continued BSF one day after O. |
|How did you use Pre-seed, and what was its PH?
|Egg whites used/type/pH
||- 9.7 Farm eggs|
||- before attempt and after IC was inserted. |
||- No (only have milk in my coffee and on my cereal) |
||- Yes. One tablet and Ural 4 times a day, heaps of bananas.|
||- see supps section.|
||- Lots of red meat, potatoes, green vegies, iceberg lettuce, 2 bananas a day, tomatoes, pineapple, apples, pears,celery, dutch carrots, chips, dried dates and apricots,(no chocolate at all and avoided cheese or alcohol in the week of O)|
|Did you continue diet after attempt/ how long?
||- All the time. Have stayed on diet for over a year.|
|DH caffeine consumption before BD day
||- DH only drinks tea - about 3 cups a day.|
|DH caffeine 1/2 hour or an hour before BD
||- Red Bull, and orange juice and robitussin (the later to make the EW float!)|
||- daily the week of O - Gelatin and pineapple juice x4 , green tea, ural x4|
||-Been on supps for over a year. Celery seed, I'arginine, prenatal supps, l'folic, flaxseed, Vitamin E|
|Evening Primrose Oil (EPO)
||- No...it messed up my cycles. I am always 28-30 days, it made me 30-40 days|
|Alka Seltzer Gold
||- Yes. Stopped my spotting before periods|
||- Yes - stopped when I got BFP |
||- juice - apple and pineapple|
||I was on anti-botics by choice to sway - amoxil - sodium potassium |
||- Wyld for Men (Tribulus terrestris, horny goat weed, Ginkgo, Guarana, Zinc) I'arginine,Ginseng, Coenzyme Q10, Vit E.|
|Length of DH abstinance
||- 4 days|
|BD on O
|How close to O
||-DTD 11pm O confirmed early afternoon next day (attempt 14 hours before) |
|BD how often
||- one only|
|Charting O with Temp
|Charting O with OPK
||- Yes...opk+ midday (the day before - on the 23rd)|
|Fertility monitor used/type
||- CBFM - O'ed on 1st Peak|
|suspected O date
||- 24th May|
|Oed in what moon phase
||- after the new moon|
|Changed ions in other ways?
||- mobile phone in pocket, computer. |
|How many kids do you have?
|# of months TTC
||- 4 MSU actual attempts - one year of practises.|
||- MSU - but DH was on top|
|EWCM present/how much?
||- Yes - a lot. Put 1 ml of EW in before IC |
|DH undies type
|Did you use instead cups/how long?
||- Alll night 11.30-6.00 a.m|
|DH cold bath/ shower or ice
||- ice 20 mins before attempt. |
|OWT - anything under bed?
||- heaps of boys clothes, boy baby card, boy baby book, pregnancy clothes. |
I have tried my hardest to sway......Please be my son!!!!
I hope this info helps others to sway too!! Folllow your sway dreams